African Linguistics

Essays in Memory of M.W.K. Semikenke

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This volume presents papers on issues in African linguistics, covering a variety of African languages and ranging from phonology to lexicology.
[Studies in the Sciences of Language Series, 6]  1985.  v, 508 pp.
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Table of Contents
Preface
v
Obituary
vii
Table of Contents
ix
On the ‘compound’ tone in Migaama
D. Abdoullaye and J. Kelly
1
Verbal Agreement as a noncyclic rule in Bantu
Eyamba G. Bokamba
9
Akan vowel harmony: a nonlinear analysis
G. Nick Clements
55
Tons et accents en Kinyarwanda
R. Furere et Annie Rialland
99
On tone in Sukuma
John A. Goldsmith
167
L'expression du passif en Maninka
Claire Grégoire
189
The autosegmental and metrical nature of tone terracing
C.-T. James Huang
209
Globality in the Kinande tone system
Larry M. Hyman and N. Valinande
239
Le mot chômage et ses implications socio-politiques dans la Voix du Congolais
B. Kadima-Tshimanga
261
A nonlinear account of the syllable in Luganda
Francis X. Katamba
267
On the syllable structure of certain West African languages
J. Kaye
285
On junction in two Kisiu nasal classes
J. Kelly
309
The phonology of state in Kabyle Berber
Michael Kenstowicz, Yousef Bader and R. Benkeddache
319
On the correspondene between linguistic tone and musical melody
William R. Leben
335
An accentual approach to tone in Kimatuumbi
D. Odden
345
A lexical treatment of tone in Tiv
Douglas Pulleyblank
421
Swahili quasi-passives; the question of context
Joan Russell
477
The status of lexical associations and the obligatory contour principle in the analysis of tone languages
John Victor Singler
491
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Subjects
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  85026968